TEPCat: Kepler-60b


 

This page summarises the information held within TEPCat for the transiting planetary system Kepler-60b. Please see here for descriptions of the quantities given below.

 

Discovery and basic observable quantities:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Reference of discovery paper 2013MNRAS.428.1077S  
Date of discovery paper 2012 / 8 / 20 y / m / d
Right ascension 19 15 50.70 h m s
Declination +42 15 54.0 d m s
V-band apparent magnitude 14.10 mag
K-band apparent magnitude 12.52 mag
Transit duration 0.1952
( 4.685 )
day
hour
Transit depth 0.01 %
Time of mid-transit   2454968.9975 ± 0.0079     HJD or BJD
Orbital period 7.13285 ± 0.00010 days
Reference for orbital ephemeris   2014ApJ...784...45R  

 

Physical properties from the most recent detailed study:
 
Quantity Value Unit
Stellar effective temperature 5905 ± 144 K
Stellar metal abundance ([Fe/H] or [M/H])   +0.016 ± 0.003 dex
Stellar mass 1.041 ± 0.077   Msun
Stellar radius 1.257 ± 0.094 Rsun
Stellar logarithmic surface gravity c.g.s.
Stellar mean density ρsun
g cm-3
Orbital eccentricity 0.0386  
Orbital semimajor axis     AU
Planetary mass 0.0132 +0.0018 −0.0016
( 4.20 +0.57 −0.51 )
Mjup
Mearth
Planetary radius 0.153 ± 0.012
( 1.71 ± 0.13 )
Rjup
Rearth
Planetary surface gravity m/s2
log(cgs)
Planetary mean density ρjup
g cm-3
Planetary equilibrium temperature K
Reference of detailed study 2016ApJ...820...39J  

 

Kepler-60b does not have an entry in the catalogue of Rossiter-McLaughlin measurements.

 

Kepler-60b has not been analysed as part of the Homogeneous Studies of Transiting Extrasolar Planets project.

 


Page generated on 2017/12/12           John Southworth   (Keele University, UK)